Yoshinobu Ishii

Yoshinobu Ishii

He was born on 05 July 1921. He was a fisherman and cannery worker employed by the Great Northern Cannery. His family includes Asano Ishida [possibly Asano Ishii] (mother), and Otomatsu Ishida (father). His home address is listed as Rendezvous Island, Redonda Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON.

Metadata

ForenameYoshinobu
SurnameIshii
Regularized NameYoshinobu Ishii
Custodian Identification Number760
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSchreiber, ON

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